Yarram

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC22900
People 2,135
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 50
Families 534
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 1,103
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $825
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $183
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 1,049 49.2 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,085 50.8 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 21 1.0 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,135 people in Yarram. Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

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Age Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 50 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 118 5.5 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 104 4.9 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 107 5.0 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 116 5.4 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 90 4.2 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 110 5.2 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 99 4.6 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 76 3.6 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 94 4.4 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 122 5.7 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 131 6.1 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 144 6.7 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 167 7.8 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 184 8.6 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 131 6.1 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 124 5.8 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 101 4.7 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 116 5.4 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Yarram was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 30.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 798 44.0 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 60 3.3 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 177 9.8 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 201 11.1 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 578 31.9 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Yarram aged 15 years and over, 44.0% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 670 43.6 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 167 10.9 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 699 45.5 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Yarram, of people aged 15 years and over, 43.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 30 5.3 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 107 19.1 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 33 5.9 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 3 0.5 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 101 18.0 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 16 2.9 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 4 0.7 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 3.7 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 20 3.6 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 14 2.5 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 212 37.8 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Yarram 26.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.3% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 7.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 157 8.7 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 122 6.7 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 48 2.7 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 304 16.8 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 182 10.1 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 177 9.8 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 234 12.9 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.2 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 275 15.2 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 13 0.7 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 250 13.8 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Yarram, 10.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 896 32.0 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 889 31.8 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 255 9.1 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 235 8.4 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 93 3.3 201,850 2.6 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Yarram were English 32.0%, Australian 31.8%, Irish 9.1%, Scottish 8.4% and German 3.3%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Yarram (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 1,719 81.2 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 63 3.0 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 18 0.9 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2
Netherlands 16 0.8 19,813 0.3 70,172 0.3
Italy 9 0.4 70,527 1.2 174,042 0.7
Thailand 9 0.4 15,979 0.3 66,229 0.3

In Yarram, 81.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 3.0%, New Zealand 0.9%, Netherlands 0.8%, Italy 0.4% and Thailand 0.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 263 12.3 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 133 6.2 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 67 3.1 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,485 69.2 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Yarram, 69.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 1,567 73.7 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
England 129 6.1 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
Netherlands 35 1.6 51,198 0.9 175,354 0.7
New Zealand 34 1.6 103,922 1.8 617,331 2.6
Scotland 32 1.5 62,046 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Yarram, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 73.7%, England 6.1%, Netherlands 1.6%, New Zealand 1.6% and Scotland 1.5%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 1,627 76.3 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 115 5.4 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Netherlands 34 1.6 44,458 0.8 152,088 0.6
Italy 25 1.2 161,359 2.7 395,775 1.7
New Zealand 22 1.0 102,791 1.7 608,329 2.6

In Yarram, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 76.3%, England 5.4%, Netherlands 1.6%, Italy 1.2% and New Zealand 1.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 682 31.9 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 436 20.4 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 376 17.6 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 210 9.8 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 207 9.7 197,572 3.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Yarram were No Religion, so described 31.9%, Anglican 20.4%, Catholic 17.6%, Not stated 9.8% and Uniting Church 9.7%. In Yarram, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (63.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Italian 15 0.7 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Malayalam 9 0.4 16,950 0.3 53,206 0.2
Hindi 8 0.4 51,241 0.9 159,652 0.7
Dutch 5 0.2 8,600 0.1 33,835 0.1
Russian 5 0.2 17,685 0.3 50,314 0.2
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English only spoken at home 1,893 88.8 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 46 4.9 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Yarram 88.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 0.7%, Malayalam 0.4%, Hindi 0.4%, Dutch 0.2% and Russian 0.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 393 48.3 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 318 39.1 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 55 6.8 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 48 5.9 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 814 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yarram. Of these 48.3% were employed full time, 39.1% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 108 14.3 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 76 10.0 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 129 17.0 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 120 15.9 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 274 36.2 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Yarram, 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Managers 126 16.5 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 117 15.3 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 114 14.9 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Professionals 95 12.5 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 93 12.2 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 83 10.9 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Clerical and Administrative Workers 68 8.9 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 58 7.6 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Yarram included Managers 16.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.3%, Labourers 14.9%, Professionals 12.5%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.2%, Sales Workers 10.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 8.9% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Dairy Cattle Farming 59 8.7 11,606 0.4 20,326 0.2
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 47 6.9 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 40 5.9 65,341 2.4 254,275 2.4
Primary Education 28 4.1 52,964 1.9 231,198 2.2
Secondary Education 26 3.8 43,766 1.6 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Yarram, the most common responses for industry of employment included Dairy Cattle Farming 8.7%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.9%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 5.9%, Primary Education 4.1% and Secondary Education 3.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 475 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,119 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 825 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yarram was $475.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 469 61.9 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Walked only 77 10.2 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 45 5.9 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 41 5.4 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Bicycle 16 2.1 33,963 1.2 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 0 0.0 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 509 67.2 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Yarram, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 61.9%, Walked only 10.2%, Worked at home 5.9%, Car, as passenger 5.4% and Bicycle 2.1%. On the day, 0.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 67.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,186 65.7 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 383 21.2 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 224 12.4 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 451 24.9 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Yarram, of people aged 15 years and over, 65.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.2% provided care for children and 12.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 328 18.1 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 419 23.2 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 241 13.3 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 202 11.2 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yarram, 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 259 48.6 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 167 31.3 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 98 18.4 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 9 1.7 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Yarram, 31.3% were couple families with children, 48.6% were couple families without children and 18.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Yarram, 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 53 12.4 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 22 5.2 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 86 20.1 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 44 10.3 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 34 8.0 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 133 31.1 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 24 5.6 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 31 7.3 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Yarram, of couple families with children, 12.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 20.1% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 885 85.3 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 153 14.7 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Yarram, 85.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 814 92.0 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42 4.7 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 9 1.0 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 20 2.3 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarram, 92.0% were separate houses, 4.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 44 4.9 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 157 17.5 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 477 53.1 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 198 22.0 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 22 2.4 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yarram, of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.5% had 2 bedrooms and 53.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 411 45.2 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 198 21.8 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 260 28.6 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.3 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 37 4.1 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarram, 45.2% were owned outright, 21.8% were owned with a mortgage and 28.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 532 59.0 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 349 38.7 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 20 2.2 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Yarram, of all households, 59.0% were family households, 38.7% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

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Household income Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 34.7 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Yarram, 34.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 3.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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Mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 183 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.0 -- 7.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 70 7.8 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 365 40.5 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 285 31.6 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 145 16.1 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 36 4.0 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Yarram, 40.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 255 28.3 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 617 68.5 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 29 3.2 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Yarram, 68.5% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 14 70.0 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 6 30.0 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Yarram, 70.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 30.0% were female. The median age was 19 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.3 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,062 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Yarram, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4 persons, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,062.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Yarram % Yarram Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 225 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Yarram, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $225 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.